Retrieve card

Request to retrieve the card details saved against the specified token. The card details returned include the masked card number, card expiry, and card type.

GET https://na.gateway.mastercard.com/api/rest/version/5 / merchant / {merchantId} / token / {tokenid}

Authentication Copied to clipboard

This operation requires authentication via one of the following methods:


  • Certificate authentication.
  • Basic HTTP authentication as described at w3.org. To authenticate to the API, leave the userid portion (to the left of the colon) blank and fill the password section with the API password provided to you.

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URL Parameters Copied to clipboard

{merchantId} Copied to clipboard Alphanumeric + additional characters REQUIRED

The unique identifier issued to you by your payment provider.


Data may consist of the characters 0-9, a-z, A-Z, '-', '_'

Min length: 1 Max length: 40
{tokenid} Copied to clipboard Alphanumeric REQUIRED

Uniquely identifies a card and associated details.


Data may consist of the characters 0-9, a-z, A-Z

Min length: 1 Max length: 40

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correlationId Copied to clipboard String

A transient identifier for the request, that can be used to match the response to the request.

The value provided is not validated, does not persist in the gateway, and is returned as provided in the response to the request.

Data can consist of any characters

Min length: 1 Max length: 100

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card Copied to clipboard
card.expiry Copied to clipboard

Expiry date, as shown on the card.

card.expiry.month Copied to clipboard Digits ALWAYS PROVIDED

Month, as shown on the card.

Months are numbered January=1, through to December=12.

Data is a number between 1 and 12 represented as a string.

card.expiry.year Copied to clipboard Digits ALWAYS PROVIDED

Year, as shown on the card.

The Common Era year is 2000 plus this value.

Data is a string that consists of the characters 0-9.

Min length: 2 Max length: 2
card.number Copied to clipboard Masked digits

The account number embossed onto the card.

The number will be masked according to your masking settings and how you authenticated your call to the API.

If you authenticated using certificate authentication, then your masking settings will be used. This allows you to return unmasked card numbers if you have chosen not to apply masking.

If you authenticated to the API by a means other than certificate authentication, then the card number will be returned with your masking settings or 6.4; whichever is more restrictive for example, 000000xxxxxx0000.

Data is a string that consists of the characters 0-9, plus 'x' for masking

Min length: 9 Max length: 19
card.scheme Copied to clipboard Enumeration

The card scheme e.g. AMEX, DISCOVER, DINERS_CLUB, JCB, MASTERCARD, UATP VISA.

Only card schemes which can be identified by distinct BIN ranges are included in this list. All other card schemes are included under "Other"

Value must be a member of the following list. The values are case sensitive.

AMEX

American Express

CHINA_UNIONPAY

China UnionPay

DINERS_CLUB

Diners Club

DISCOVER

Discover

JCB

JCB (Japan Credit Bureau)

MASTERCARD

MasterCard

OTHER

The scheme of the card used in the transaction could not be identified.

RUPAY

RuPay

UATP

UATP (Universal Air Travel Plan)

VISA

Visa

correlationId Copied to clipboard String

A transient identifier for the request, that can be used to match the response to the request.

The value provided is not validated, does not persist in the gateway, and is returned as provided in the response to the request.

Data can consist of any characters

Min length: 1 Max length: 100
result Copied to clipboard Enumeration ALWAYS PROVIDED

A system-generated high level overall result of the transaction/operation.

Value must be a member of the following list. The values are case sensitive.

FAILURE

The operation was declined or rejected by the gateway, acquirer or issuer

PENDING

The operation is currently in progress or pending processing

SUCCESS

The operation was successfully processed

UNKNOWN

The result of the operation is unknown

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error Copied to clipboard

Information on possible error conditions that may occur while processing an operation using the API.

error.cause Copied to clipboard Enumeration

Broadly categorizes the cause of the error.

For example, errors may occur due to invalid requests or internal system failures.

Value must be a member of the following list. The values are case sensitive.

INVALID_REQUEST

The request was rejected because it did not conform to the API protocol.

REQUEST_REJECTED

The request was rejected due to security reasons such as firewall rules, expired certificate, etc.

SERVER_BUSY

The server did not have enough resources to process the request at the moment.

SERVER_FAILED

There was an internal system failure.

error.explanation Copied to clipboard String

Textual description of the error based on the cause.

This field is returned only if the cause is INVALID_REQUEST or SERVER_BUSY.

Data can consist of any characters

Min length: 1 Max length: 1000
error.supportCode Copied to clipboard String

Indicates the code that helps the support team to quickly identify the exact cause of the error.

This field is returned only if the cause is SERVER_FAILED or REQUEST_REJECTED.

Data can consist of any characters

Min length: 1 Max length: 100
result Copied to clipboard Enumeration

A system-generated high level overall result of the operation.

Value must be a member of the following list. The values are case sensitive.

ERROR

The operation resulted in an error and hence cannot be processed.